Spa

Set among lush rainforest gardens, the Healing Waters Spa is a tranquil sanctuary offering a balm to the bustle of every-day life. Luxurious and restorative treatments for body, mind and soul invite guests to bathe in the wild beauty of the surrounds, to connect with the breath and spend mindful time in nature. Leave the spa feeling refreshed and lighter of mind, ready to soak in the pristine beauty of the rainforest. View Spa Menu and book online.

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Serene
sanctuary

Step into the Healing Waters Spa to relax into the spirit of the Daintree. Inspired by ancient Indigenous beliefs that the water in the Mossman River is a renewing and life-giving force, the Healing Waters spa offers six cool salons with rainforest views, including a couples’ room and a Vichy shower.

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Ancient
wisdom

The Healing Waters Spa is inspired by ancient Indigenous beliefs that the water in the Mossman River is a renewing and life-giving force. Treatments draw inspiration from nature’s beauty ingredients and use the healing properties of pure plant botanicals to nurture both body and soul.

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Daintree
journeys

A signature menu of rejuvenation treatments features the Australian-made Sodashi skin care range, combining aromatherapy and natural botanicals with Ayurvedic principals to nurture the body and soul with wholeness, purity and radiance. The ultimate indulgence is the ‘Ulysses’, a complete face and body treatment encompassing purifying mud bath and Vichy shower overlooking the rainforest canopy.

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Ode to
Country

Treatments also feature locally made products from Alkeme. The range embraces the age-old practises of alchemy, ‘making magic from nature’ using a blend of local botanicals and with ancient Aboriginal lore gifted by the Ya’itd Mathang tribes of Australia.

Spa Menu

Each Healing Waters Spa treatment is a personal journey. Select a therapy that resonates most with your mood or desired focus, and each treatment may be tailored with the addition of a Spa Essential for a complete mind, body and soul treat.

The Healing Waters Spa welcomes both lodge guests and non-resident guests. Browse the range of treatments below, add your preferred treatment(s) and complete the form to request a spa booking online. We will contact you to confirm your booking. Alternatively, call the lodge on
+61 7 4098 1666. You can also download a Spa Menu to browse at your leisure.

  • Signature Ceremonies

    Our signature treatments draw inspiration from nature’s beauty ingredients and use the healing properties of pure plant botanicals to nurture body and soul.

    Ulysses

    Complete face and body treatment 2.5 hours $350

    This luxurious spa ceremony begins with a gentle all-over body scrub using Sodashi’s Jojoba Body Polish, scented with rose geranium and patchouli. Sink into a warm, purifying mud bath to unwind before rinsing off under the rain shower overlooking the rainforest canopy. Completing the full body experience with a customised facial to suit individual skin needs. A nutrient-rich mud is then massaged into the hair and scalp, releasing tensions and leaving hair soft and shiny. Step out feeling renewed and revitalised.

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    Sacred Songlines

    Full body massage and facial 2 hours $320

    Sacred Songlines combines a full body massage and facial treatments. Relax into a deep state of tranquillity, beginning with the Healing Waters Signature Body Massage. Fluid massage movements work to rebalance the body’s energy meridians while relieving physical tension. A facial tailored to specific complexion needs includes soothing warm compresses applied to the face and neck to exfoliate the skin, while a rich mask and face massage restores radiance.

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    Daintree Dreaming

    Facial, full body exfoliation, body wrap, water therapy 90 minutes $250

    A clearing Or’Yarrarng incense smudge signals the beginning of this revitalising treatment. A full body exfoliation using the synergy of essential oils combined with sea salt cleanses and smooths the skin before a rich mask of Alkeme’s Earth Ochre Body Mud is applied. With the body wrapped in a warm cocoon, the clay stimulates circulation, nourishes and hydrates. Relax with a nourishing Alkeme facial, allowing time for the body treatment to ease into the skin. Refresh under the rain shower and emerge with soft, renewed skin.

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    Alkeme Awakening

    Complete body treatment 60 minutes $170

    This sensory journey begins with an Or’Yarrarng smudge, an Indigenous clearing and protection ceremony using dried herb incense. A warm salt exfoliation using Alkeme’s Myrtle and Mint Body Scrub is applied to the back before an aromatic body oil scented with Australian sandalwood and lemon myrtle is massaged along the spine to soothe tired muscles and relieve tension. Next, a vitamin-rich hair mask deeply hydrates and nourishes. Finish with a spritz of Native Flora spray to clarify the mind.

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  • Facial Therapies

    At the Healing Waters Spa, facials are complemented by a specialised Sodashi facial massage technique. All facials cater for both men and women and include a décolletage, neck and arms massage.

    Mineral Lift

    Thermal nourishing facial 90 minutes $250

    Supplying a boost of essential vitamins and minerals to the deeper layers of the skin, Sodashi’s warm infusing face mask restores elasticity and radiance. Tailored to individual skin needs, this facial can purify and deeply cleanse or instead provide intensive nourishment, leaving skin hydrated, toned and supple.

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    Jungle Flower

    Intensive high-performance facial This intensive, skin-transforming facial 75 minutes $230

    This intensive, skin-transforming facial uses the exclusive Samadara blend of botanical ingredients to significantly diminish lines, reduce pigmentation and refine pores. A rose quartz facial massage and a sequence of Ayurvedic antiaging techniques are complemented by a brightening marine elements mask, leaving the skin looking clear, lifted and firmed.

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    Pure Radiance

    Customised facial 60 minutes $170

    An application of Sodashi’s warm, aromatic facial compresses soften and exfoliate the skin, followed by a nurturing face mask rich in herbal extracts to purify and hydrate. This facial experience is tailored to individual skin needs and is enhanced with the Sodashi facial massage using a luxurious blend of plant essences to leave skin revitalised and fresh.

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  • Body Rituals

    Relax and refresh the body with the beautiful Sodashi range of body products, designed by nature with wellness in mind.

    Green Peace

    Body exfoliation, body mask, scalp treatment, water therapy, body hydration 90 minutes $250

    Combining the rich elements of marine plants, algae, minerals and plant essences, this treatment is deeply detoxifying. Relax and enjoy an exfoliation with Sodashi’s Body Balance Salt Therapy that will leave skin soft and enlivened. A warm marine body mask is then applied before the body is cocooned in a comforting wrap. A soothing scalp treatment follows, inducing complete comfort and relaxation. An uplifting botanical lotion leaves the whole body rejuvenated.

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    Rainforest Renewal

    Hydrating full body exfoliation, water therapy, body hydration 60 minutes $170

    This gentle all-over body exfoliation soothes and calms the mind while revitalising and hydrating the skin. Containing sandalwood powder as the active ingredient blended with olive oil and vanilla extract, this treatment relieves tired and aching muscles. A finishing application of Sodashi’s deeply nourishing Jasmine and Rose Body Lotion infuses a beautiful fragrance to the skin.

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    Salty Glow

    Full body salt exfoliation, water therapy, body hydration 60 minutes $170

    Bring the body back to balance. This treatment begins with warm soothing oils massaged into the skin, followed by a full body exfoliation using Himalayan salt with sweet orange, lavender and plant essences. Designed to relieve stress and fatigue while gently stimulating the body’s circulation, this treatment is especially recommended following periods of travel or strenuous exercise.

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    Soul to Sole

    Hair, hand and foot therapy 60 minutes $170

    Combining several Sodashi therapies, this treatment begins with a warm, aromatic wrap placed around the head to prepare the skin for an enriching mask. The mask is massaged into the head to relieve tension and provide essential nutrients, leaving hair soft and shiny. Warm compresses ready the hands for a luxurious jojoba bead exfoliation before a rich cream is rubbed into the skin to nourish and soften. To finish, legs and feet are treated to a massage using mint and arnica oils to improve circulation.

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  • Holistic Specialties

    Featuring vibrationally-charged crystals and selective essential oils, these treatments help balance the energies of the body.

    Silky Spirit

    Balancing body massage and crystal therapy 90 minutes $240

    Deeply meditative, this experience brings the body’s seven main chakras into alignment through a fluid combination of massage using the specific essential oil blends of frankincense and sandalwood as well as healing crystals. Working subtly on the body with profound effects, this truly energised treatment leaves guests in a state of harmony and wellbeing.

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    Sunshine State

    Facial, back, scalp and foot massage 90 minutes $250

    This deluxe treatment works on both face and body to provide a complete head-to-toe experience, delivering incredible results in terms of relieved muscle tension, improved digestion, body detoxification and skin radiance. Showcasing the rich, aged complexity of agarwood oil (known as ‘oud’), benefits extend far beyond the physical realm; the treatment has a profound ability to improve emotional, energetic and spiritual wellbeing.

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    Good Vibrations

    Facial, crystal and sound therapy 60 minutes $170

    This rejuvenating facial treatment includes deep massage around the shoulders to clear tension and any blocking energies in the upper body. A nurturing and tranquil facial massage clears the upper chakra and minor marma points using healing white jade crystal massage buds. Crystal placement and sound therapy using a Tibetan singing bowl on or over the major chakra points serves to further raise the vibration during this soul soothing experience.

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  • Body Elements

    Dispel all tensions with specialised treatment oils, botanical balms and natural ingredients each designed to both nourish and balance energies.

    River Stone Massage

    Hot stone massage 90 minutes $260

    A deeply soothing and healing massage for tired, aching muscles. Warmth radiating from smooth basalt stones placed on specific points over the body is used in synergy with massage techniques to release stress and tension while enhancing circulation and lymphatic flow. Emerge feeling rebalanced and relaxed.

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    Healing Waters Signature Massage

    Customised Relaxation Massage 60 minutes $170

    This rhythmic massage balances smooth stroking movements with light to medium pressure to encourage an increase in lymphatic circulation and to balance the energy meridians in the body. The relaxing blend of Sodashi’s natural plant oils and aromatic plant essences nourish the skin and helps relieve emotional and physical tension.

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    Healing Waters Signature Massage

    Customised relaxation massage 90 minutes $240

    This rhythmic massage balances smooth stroking movements with light to medium pressure to encourage an increase in lymphatic circulation and to balance the energy meridians in the body. The relaxing blend of Sodashi’s natural plant oils and aromatic plant essences nourish the skin and helps relieve emotional and physical tension.

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    Mama Massage

    Pregnancy massage 60 minutes $170

    A nurturing, specialised massage designed for expectant mothers dissolves tension in the body and eases the mind, relieving the unique stresses experienced during pregnancy. Performed from the second trimester onwards.

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  • Private Bath

    Set among the tranquillity of the rainforest, a private bath is a highly recommended enhancement to any spa treatment.

    Forest Bathing

    Relaxing mineral enzyme bath 30 minutes $90

    Relax into a warm bath infused with Ayurvedic herbs while soaking in the beautiful views of the rainforest. The cleansing properties of clay and water combine to create a purifying mud, drawing impurities and toxins from the body to relieve sluggishness, increase energy levels and elevate the mood.

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    Forest Bathing

    Relaxing mineral enzyme bath 45 minutes $110

    Relax into a warm bath infused with Ayurvedic herbs while soaking in the beautiful views of the rainforest. The cleansing properties of clay and water combine to create a purifying mud, drawing impurities and toxins from the body to relieve sluggishness, increase energy levels and elevate the mood.

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  • Yoga

    Yoga

    Mind and body practice – daily class at 8am – bookings essential 60 minutes complimentary (in house guests)

    Welcome in the day with a gentle one-hour Hatha flow yoga session offered in the open-air Marrdja Pavilion. Designed for all levels with beginner and intermediate variations for poses, this class will help develop balance, strength and flexibility, while reducing stress and helping calm the mind.

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    Private Yoga

    60 minutes $250 (up to 4 guests)

    Inhale to the sounds of the gently flowing Mossman River and exhale as the cares of the every-day slip away during a personal riverside yoga session.

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  • Spa Essentials

    Enhancement therapies offer a tailored addition to any spa treatment of 60 minutes or more.

    Face Fuel

    Refreshing facial 30 minutes $90

    Boost the complexion with a facial cleanse using Sodashi’s unique exfoliating compresses, aromatic mist and application of a firming gel mask. The treatment is completed with application of a nutrient rich moisturiser.

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    Healing Hands

    Rejuvenating hand treatment 30 minutes $90

    This nurturing treatment begins with warm aromatic compresses placed on the hands and arms to prepare for a jojoba bead exfoliation. A soothing massage follows using Sodashi’s lotion blended with lavender, geranium and lemon to leave skin smooth and soft.

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    Foot Focus

    The ultimate feet treat 30 minutes $90

    Soothe and revitalise weary feet with an invigorating sea salt polish to refresh the skin and stimulate circulation. Relax as Sodashi’s luxuriously rich foot cream is massaged into feet and lower legs and drift away on the heady, healing aromas of arnica, lavender and peppermint.

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    Luxury Hair Ritual

    Hair and scalp treatment 15 minutes $40

    A luxurious and moisture-rich mud mask is massaged over the scalp to release pressure and tension. This mask treatment is infused via a soothing warm head wrap and left to infuse, deeply nourish the scalp and leaving the hair feeling silky and looking shiny.

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Spa Bookings

Please use the form below to request a Spa Booking, and we will contact you to confirm your treatment(s). The Healing Waters Spa welcomes both lodge guests and non-resident guests.

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Lodge

Treetop treasure

Silky Oaks Lodge is set on 32 hectares (80 acres) of pristine rainforest above the gently flowing Mossman River, approximately 60 minutes’ drive from Cairns and 20 minutes from Port Douglas, the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef.

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Dine

Taste of the tropics

The open-air Treetop Restaurant welcomes the sights and sounds of the rainforest, which creates an extraordinary backdrop for fine dining. Menus are contemporary Australian in style with Asian influences, designed to be refreshing and light.

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Experience

Unforgettable encounters

A stay at Silky Oaks Lodge includes a range of signature experiences, while guests can tailor-design an itinerary including special interest tours to discover the mysteries of the ancient rainforest and richly diverse tropical landscape.

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